With nine permanent dams, open grass plains and mountainous areas, Sterkfontein is an ideal birding destination. There have been over 270 different bird species recorded in the area. Birding activities can be conducted from the game drive vehicle or on foot, allowing you to get up close to the “hot spots”.
The endangered national bird of South Africa, the Blue Crane is often found on Sterkfontein. These beautiful birds use the property for their nesting grounds and can be seen in the fields in the Summer times.